China Forum Second Lecture on China’s Economy

The Confucius Institute cordially invites you to the second China Forum lecture “Reform amid Transition: New Challenges for China’s Economy” by Dr. G. Dennis O’Brien, Economist and President of China Monitor, Inc.

Date: Friday, November 30 2012
Time: 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Location: Gore Hall 116
Reception 5:30-6:00 pm

The event is open to the public.

CI Celebrates 2-Year Anniversary with Open House

The Confucius Institute at the University of Delaware will celebrate its 2nd anniversary with an open house at its new location — 121 E. Delaware Avenue, Newark, DE 19711 — on Friday, Nov. 30, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Programs for the day include:

  • Featured photo gallery of the CI for the past two years.
  • Exhibition of Chinese Calligraphy and artworks.
  • Exhibition of students’ writing and crafts.
  • Chinese music
  • Chinese Tea Ceremony
  • and many more.

ALL ARE WELCOME. Light refreshments will be served.

CI Hosts Events for UD’s Int’l Education Week

In collaboration with the Office of Residence Life, the English Learning Institute and the Institute for Global Studies, the Confucius Institute is organizing series of events for the International Education Week next week from Nov. 12 to 16. We will have a week-long photo gallery of China in the CI building and series of lectures. We welcome all students and friends to join our programs.

See details below.

Mon. Nov. 12th

  • Gallery of China: Tradition and Transformation: Confucius Institute at 121 E Delaware Ave. (9:00 am to 5:00pm)
  • Lecture: Buddhism and the Modern World
    Speaker: Dr. Maria Tu, Assistant Professor of Chinese Studies
    3:30-4:30pm, Elliott Hall Conference Room

Tues. Nov. 13th

  • Gallery of China: Tradition and Transformation: Confucius Institute at 121 E Delaware Ave. (9:00 am to 5:00pm)
  • Lecture: Nobel Laureate Mo Yan and China’s Magic Realism
    Speaker: Dr. Jianguo Chen, Director of the Confucius Institute
    3:30-4:30PM, Elliott Hall Conference Room

Wed. Nov. 14th

  • Gallery of China: Tradition and Transformation: Confucius Institute at 121 E Delaware Ave. (9:00 am to 5:00pm)
  • China Movie Evening: Aftershock (2010) directed by Feng Xiaogang; 4:30-6:30pm, Elliott Hall Conference Room

Thurs. Nov. 15th

  • Gallery of China: Tradition and Transformation: Confucius Institute at 121 E Delaware Ave. (9:00 am to 5:00pm)
  • Lecture: “Hard Landing? Soft Landing? A Country of Two Tales” —– China’s Economic Growth and Its Impact on the World
    Speaker: Dr. Jianguo Chen; Director of the Confucius Institute
    3:30-4:30PM, Jastak-Burgess Hall 105 – Rollins Conference Center

Fri. Nov. 16th

  • Gallery of China: Tradition and Transformation: Confucius Institute at 121 E Delaware Ave. (9:00 am to 5:00pm)

IEW website: http://sites.udel.edu/iew
IEW Schedule: http://sites.udel.edu/iew/files/2012/10/IEW1.jpg
UDaily article: http://www.udel.edu/udaily/2013/nov/international-education-110712.html